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Activities and Events to Celebrate World WellBeing Week

Sunday 21 Jun 20

Here are just a few of the events, podcasts and webinars coming up this week, and the amazing resources which are available to celebrate World WellBeing Week. For more information, check out #worldwellbeingweek on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook – we look forward to seeing you there!

NHS Approved Mental Health App, Thrive
We are delighted to say that the NHS approved Mental Health app, Thrive, is now available to small businesses, entrepreneurs and self employed sole traders in the Channel Islands. Previously only available to very large corporates, the app is now available via WellBeing World for 1 – 999 employees.

If this would be of interest to you, there is a very special introductory rate available to WellBeing World customers during World WellBeing Week until Friday, 26th June 2020, with an option for unlimited sessions with a psychologist via the in app chat service.
For more information, here’s a 1 minute introduction video to Thrive here 
To take advantage of this very special Limited time offer, please contact info@wellbeingworld.je

Thrive Webinar Series
We are also delighted to share more than 20 webinars which have been made available by the team at Thrive UK.
These are available free of charge here

WellBeing World Magazine – Resource Library
We have also posted the FULL library of all of the back copies of WellBeing World magazine on our website.
They’re all here for you to read here  - the most recent Spring 2020 edition is here
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we decided to put our Summer edition on hold, but we will be back online and in print here very soon.

Workplace Wellbeing Alliance
Kicking off the week, Workplace Wellbeing Alliance will be launching a new webinar on Monday where they talk about – Building resilience and resourcefulness in a time of uncertainty. When: Monday - 11:15 am BST. To register please click here

Brindleyplace Wellbeing Webinars
Brindleyplace is supporting local communities across the Birmingham City and beyond by hosting a number of webinars and classes in celebration of #worldwellbeingweek. All webinars will be free and cover topics such as building resilience, stress management and nutrition, including:

  • Monday – 2pm to 3pm – Building Self-Esteem and Resilience
  • Monday – 6pm to 7pm – Refresh Your Body & Mind
  • Tuesday – 11am to 12noon – Sleep Hygiene
  • Tuesday – 6pm to 7pm – Yoga
  • Wednesday – 2pm to 3pm – Stress Management
  • Wednesday – 6pm to 7pm – Bootcamp – Day 1
  • Thursday – 11am to 12noon – The Science Behind Sleep and Dreaming
  • Thursday – 6pm to 7pm – Bootcamp – Day 2
  • Friday – 2pm to 3pm – Food and Mood
  • Friday – 6pm to 7pm – Weekend Workout Yoga

For more info and to register click here 

Mind Café
Mind Café are hosting events all week, including:

  • Monday: Mindfulness Workshop
  • Tuesday: Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics Takeover
  • Wednesday: Wellness Tips
  • Thursday: Giveaway Announcement
  • Friday: Q&A with Nir Eyal, bestselling author of ‘Hooked’ and ‘Indistractable’

More info on Instagram @mindcafemedia

Learning by Questions
Looking to know more about how LbQ can support with teacher and pupil mental health and wellbeing?
Learning by Questions presents a live webinar with guest speaker Daniel Walton, Year 6 Teacher at Bedford Drive Primary School, Wirral. Register here 

British Vets
Take a look at this special episode of 'Diversity and Inclusion on Air' from the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC), Drs. Cara Williams, Tyra Davis, Tierra Price and Michael Blackwell talk about being Black and being Veterinarians. They share personal and sometimes painful experiences and realities and how they cope with racism. In the end, they are hopeful that this moment in our history leads to meaningful change. Watch here

Deloitte Workwell Podcast – The Science of Emotions
We also have one of the Workwell Podcasts to share from Deloitte US. Jen Fisher talks with Dacher Keltner, founding director of the The Greater Good Science Centre and professor of psychology at UC Berkley, about the Science of Emotions. His research and knowledge of the subject are matched only by his passion and love for it. Watch here

Gallagher Better Works℠ Insights COVID-19 Report
Now more than ever, employers need timely insights as they try to navigate the unprecedented issues arising from this global pandemic. Confidently plan for future success with a better response to COVID-19. Download the report here

National Fostering Group
The National Fostering Group champions the wellbeing of foster carers and children in their care. Here’s their guest blog by clinical psychologist Colby Pearce, who advises on ways to enhance child wellbeing. More info at: www.nfa.co.uk or download the blog here

These are just some of the wide ranging resources and events happening locally, nationally and internationally during World WellBeing Week. We will keep you updated throughout the week with many more – or simply check out #worldwellbeingweek on social media.

Please let us know if you have events or activities going on to mark the week, or resources you would like to share. Have a wonderful week and see you soon!

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